The boss and deputy head of New York’s infamous Colombo criminal family were among a dozen people arrested Tuesday morning in connection with allegations of corruption and healthcare fraud, Fox News has learned.
Sources told Fox News that nine of the 12 people arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the New York Police Department on Tuesday morning are “members and associates of the Colombo criminal family,” and include the boss and the deputy. – head of the family. A “soldier from the Bonanno crime family” is also among the dozen arrests, the source said.
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The arrest of a 13th person is “imminent”, the source added.
According to NBC New York, which first reported the news, all 12 arrests were made in the greater New York area.
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They are scheduled to appear in Brooklyn federal court on Tuesday afternoon.
This is news in development. Please check for updates.